The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Line Management
Rank 153 168 161
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2229 1998 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.04% 1.74% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.10% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1488 1454
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 2057 £52,500 - 225
London +26 819 £60,000 - 81
South East -5 407 £50,000 - 35
Yorkshire +46 167 £47,500 +5.55% 22
South West -14 166 £46,377 +15.94% 22
City of London -3 162 £58,750 -2.08% 15
North West +47 147 £41,500 +3.75% 21
West Midlands +15 138 £50,000 +8.69% 17
East of England -25 135 £50,000 -9.09% 18
West Yorkshire +66 131 £47,500 - 15
Scotland +24 104 £52,500 +8.80% 4
Leeds +55 96 £47,500 - 13
Manchester +27 94 £40,000 +1.26% 9
Surrey +7 92 £51,250 -2.38% 6
Berkshire 0 83 £53,750 -2.27% 12
Oxfordshire +31 71 £46,500 +12.72% 2
East Midlands +15 66 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire -16 57 £50,000 +2.56% 6
Edinburgh +18 56 £59,000 +4.88% 4
Hertfordshire +1 49 £60,000 -14.28% 10
Glasgow +34 47 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridgeshire -2 44 £45,000 +14.15% 3
Coventry +14 42 £54,000 +12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 39 £50,000 - 3
Reading -20 39 £50,000 +5.82% 7
Dorset +25 38 £43,164 -9.12% 2
Wiltshire 0 34 £50,000 -1.47% 7
Cambridge -2 32 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Bristol -37 29 £46,250 +9.40% 3
South Yorkshire +31 27 £45,000 -28.00% 4

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1273 (31.30%) Finance
2 1174 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
3 899 (22.10%) Project Management
4 685 (16.84%) Microsoft
5 662 (16.28%) ITIL
6 656 (16.13%) SQL
7 630 (15.49%) Mentoring
8 628 (15.44%) Degree
9 546 (13.43%) .NET
10 507 (12.47%) Windows
11 459 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 458 (11.26%) Java
13 454 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
14 445 (10.94%) SQL Server
15 422 (10.38%) QA
16 421 (10.35%) C#
16 421 (10.35%) MS Excel
17 420 (10.33%) Retail
18 415 (10.20%) PRINCE2
19 412 (10.13%) Coaching
20 404 (9.93%) Scrum
21 395 (9.71%) Service Delivery
22 378 (9.29%) Continuous Improvement
23 339 (8.34%) Oracle
24 332 (8.16%) Banking
25 313 (7.70%) Change Management
26 309 (7.60%) SLA
27 305 (7.50%) E-Commerce
28 303 (7.45%) Business Analysis
29 294 (7.23%) Management Information System

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 148 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 82 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 71 (1.75%) IIS
4 58 (1.43%) Apache
5 48 (1.18%) SAS
6 45 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 43 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 41 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
8 41 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 35 (0.86%) Lync
10 33 (0.81%) CMS
11 24 (0.59%) Node.js
12 23 (0.57%) nginx
13 18 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
15 16 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (0.37%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
18 10 (0.25%) WordPress
18 10 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 421 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 214 (5.26%) MS Office
3 138 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 95 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 75 (1.84%) MS Project
6 18 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.17%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.17%) Open Workbench
8 6 (0.15%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.15%) SPSS
9 4 (0.098%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.074%) Simulink
11 2 (0.049%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.049%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.025%) Maya
12 1 (0.025%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.025%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 80 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
3 28 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 27 (0.66%) Temenos T24
5 22 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.54%) SAP HR
5 22 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
6 20 (0.49%) SAP MM
6 20 (0.49%) SAP SCM
7 18 (0.44%) Magento
8 17 (0.42%) thinkFolio
8 17 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 17 (0.42%) SAP FI
9 16 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
9 16 (0.39%) SAP CO
10 14 (0.34%) Summit
10 14 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
11 13 (0.32%) SAP LE
12 12 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
13 11 (0.27%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 70 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.18%) SaaS
4 46 (1.13%) Office 365
5 21 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.42%) PaaS
7 10 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.20%) GitHub
8 8 (0.20%) IaaS
9 7 (0.17%) Taleo
10 5 (0.12%) Responsys
10 5 (0.12%) Yammer
11 4 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.098%) Heroku
11 4 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.074%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.049%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.049%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.049%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.049%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 120 (2.95%) Firewall
2 117 (2.88%) WAN
3 114 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 101 (2.48%) LAN
5 99 (2.43%) DNS
6 95 (2.34%) Internet
7 82 (2.02%) SAN
8 72 (1.77%) Wireless
9 59 (1.45%) VPN
10 56 (1.38%) DHCP
11 52 (1.28%) HTTP
12 35 (0.86%) Intranet
13 34 (0.84%) VoIP
14 30 (0.74%) Network Security
15 27 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (0.57%) NetScaler
17 22 (0.54%) SMTP
18 21 (0.52%) NAS
19 19 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
19 19 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 129 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 127 (3.12%) Relational Database
4 113 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 99 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 96 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 87 (2.14%) MySQL
8 81 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 62 (1.52%) Big Data
10 55 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 52 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
13 48 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 42 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
15 41 (1.01%) MongoDB
16 40 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
17 36 (0.89%) Data Mining
17 36 (0.89%) RDBMS
18 28 (0.69%) OLTP
19 27 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 145 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 107 (2.63%) Selenium
3 104 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 93 (2.29%) Git (software)
5 84 (2.07%) JIRA
6 58 (1.43%) HP UFT
7 44 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 36 (0.89%) Subversion
9 34 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 31 (0.76%) WebDriver
11 26 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 25 (0.61%) Eclipse
13 22 (0.54%) TeamCity
14 21 (0.52%) MSI
14 21 (0.52%) NUnit
15 19 (0.47%) Maven
15 19 (0.47%) LoadRunner
16 16 (0.39%) JUnit
17 14 (0.34%) Hudson
18 12 (0.30%) MSBuild
General
1 1273 (31.30%) Finance
2 420 (10.33%) Retail
3 332 (8.16%) Banking
4 209 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 208 (5.11%) Marketing
6 116 (2.85%) Legal
7 103 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 101 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 76 (1.87%) Law
10 67 (1.65%) Publishing
11 66 (1.62%) Manufacturing
12 60 (1.48%) Advertising
13 55 (1.35%) Front Office
14 49 (1.20%) Games
14 49 (1.20%) Billing
14 49 (1.20%) Investment Banking
15 45 (1.11%) Back Office
16 29 (0.71%) Automotive
17 28 (0.69%) Electronics
18 26 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 503 (12.37%) Analyst
2 373 (9.17%) Project Manager
2 373 (9.17%) Team Leader
3 304 (7.47%) Developer
4 231 (5.68%) Development Manager
5 215 (5.29%) Business Analyst
6 192 (4.72%) Service Manager
7 171 (4.20%) Architect
8 157 (3.86%) Consultant
9 148 (3.64%) Test Manager
10 137 (3.37%) Senior Manager
11 119 (2.93%) Programme Manager
12 114 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
13 108 (2.66%) Delivery Manager
14 98 (2.41%) Development Team Leader
15 96 (2.36%) Applications Support
16 92 (2.26%) Business Manager
17 82 (2.02%) Lead Developer
18 80 (1.97%) Technical Leader
19 77 (1.89%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 546 (13.43%) .NET
2 255 (6.27%) HTML
3 228 (5.61%) XML
4 219 (5.38%) CSS
5 204 (5.02%) ASP.NET
6 201 (4.94%) Web Services
7 111 (2.73%) Spring
8 103 (2.53%) SOAP
9 102 (2.51%) jQuery
10 90 (2.21%) Hibernate
11 87 (2.14%) Middleware
12 82 (2.02%) WCF
12 82 (2.02%) HTML5
12 82 (2.02%) REST
13 72 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (1.70%) Ajax
14 69 (1.70%) J2EE
15 64 (1.57%) .NET Framework
16 57 (1.40%) JSON
17 47 (1.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 454 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 294 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 247 (6.07%) Data Centre
4 172 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 127 (3.12%) User Experience
6 88 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 84 (2.07%) NHS
8 71 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 63 (1.55%) PMI
10 58 (1.43%) Client/Server
11 49 (1.20%) Clustering
12 47 (1.16%) Social Media
13 46 (1.13%) FMCG
14 45 (1.11%) Statistics
15 43 (1.06%) Mathematics
16 35 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
17 32 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 31 (0.76%) Data Integration
19 30 (0.74%) Mainframe
19 30 (0.74%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 507 (12.47%) Windows
2 183 (4.50%) Linux
3 171 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 108 (2.66%) UNIX
6 87 (2.14%) Windows 7
7 84 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (1.62%) Apple iOS
9 52 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 52 (1.28%) Android
10 50 (1.23%) Windows XP
11 28 (0.69%) Mac OS X
12 23 (0.57%) Windows Vista
13 20 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
15 18 (0.44%) CentOS
16 17 (0.42%) Solaris
17 14 (0.34%) Windows 2000
18 12 (0.30%) Ubuntu
19 8 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1174 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
2 899 (22.10%) Project Management
3 662 (16.28%) ITIL
4 630 (15.49%) Mentoring
5 459 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 415 (10.20%) PRINCE2
7 412 (10.13%) Coaching
8 404 (9.93%) Scrum
9 395 (9.71%) Service Delivery
10 378 (9.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 313 (7.70%) Change Management
12 305 (7.50%) E-Commerce
13 303 (7.45%) Business Analysis
14 282 (6.93%) SDLC
15 273 (6.71%) Performance Management
16 264 (6.49%) Waterfall
17 255 (6.27%) Service Management
18 239 (5.88%) People Management
19 238 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
20 217 (5.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 656 (16.13%) SQL
2 458 (11.26%) Java
3 421 (10.35%) C#
4 287 (7.06%) JavaScript
5 119 (2.93%) T-SQL
6 109 (2.68%) C
7 105 (2.58%) C++
8 84 (2.07%) Python
9 82 (2.02%) PowerShell
10 75 (1.84%) PL/SQL
11 72 (1.77%) PHP
12 42 (1.03%) VB
12 42 (1.03%) VB.NET
13 39 (0.96%) Perl
14 29 (0.71%) VBA
15 25 (0.61%) Bash Shell
16 24 (0.59%) Ruby
17 21 (0.52%) COBOL
18 15 (0.37%) JCL
18 15 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 628 (15.44%) Degree
2 138 (3.39%) ISEB
3 107 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 95 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
5 91 (2.24%) PMI Certification
6 80 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 76 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
8 70 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 65 (1.60%) ISTQB
10 62 (1.52%) MCSE
11 56 (1.38%) PMP
12 54 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 52 (1.28%) CCNA
14 49 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 40 (0.98%) DV Cleared
16 34 (0.84%) CISSP
17 31 (0.76%) MCITP
18 29 (0.71%) CCNP
19 28 (0.69%) MCP
20 25 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 422 (10.38%) QA
2 309 (7.60%) SLA
3 32 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.44%) P3O
6 15 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.27%) ISO 9000
9 10 (0.25%) COBIT
10 7 (0.17%) TickIT
11 5 (0.12%) WCAG
12 4 (0.098%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.098%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.074%) HL7
13 3 (0.074%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.049%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.025%) Dodd-Frank
15 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.025%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 245 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 175 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 49 (1.20%) vSphere
5 37 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 30 (0.74%) XenApp
7 18 (0.44%) Terminal Services
8 15 (0.37%) UAG
9 10 (0.25%) KVM
9 10 (0.25%) Firmware
9 10 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.22%) Terminal Server
10 9 (0.22%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.17%) Docker
11 7 (0.17%) Varnish
11 7 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.12%) XenServer
13 4 (0.098%) SRDF
13 4 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.098%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 72 (1.77%) SCCM
2 27 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (0.59%) Puppet
4 23 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.49%) BladeLogic
6 18 (0.44%) SCOM
7 15 (0.37%) Nessus
7 15 (0.37%) Nmap
8 12 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 9 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.22%) WSUS
10 7 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.17%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.15%) Ansible
12 5 (0.12%) Graphite
12 5 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.12%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.098%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 685 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 339 (8.34%) Oracle
3 249 (6.12%) VMware
4 179 (4.40%) SAP
5 165 (4.06%) Cisco
6 145 (3.57%) Citrix
7 101 (2.48%) IBM
8 87 (2.14%) HP
9 53 (1.30%) Google
10 49 (1.20%) BMC
10 49 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 47 (1.16%) Juniper
12 37 (0.91%) Computacenter
13 33 (0.81%) Remedy
14 32 (0.79%) CheckPoint
15 31 (0.76%) Apple
16 28 (0.69%) hybris
17 27 (0.66%) Green Hat
17 27 (0.66%) Red Hat
17 27 (0.66%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
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Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
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Wiltshire
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London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum 30% bonus and package
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
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London
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